Gualtiero Jacopetti  

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Gualtiero Jacopetti (born September 4 1919) is an Italian director of documentary films.

He was born in Barga, in northern Tuscany. He and his partner Franco Prosperi are the originators of Mondo films, also called shockumentaries.

Filmography (Director)

  • Mondo Cane, 1962
  • La donna nel mondo (Women of the World), 1963
  • Mondo Cane 2, 1963
  • Africa Addio (Africa Blood and Guts or Farewell Africa), 1966
  • Addio zio Tom (Goodbye Uncle Tom), 1971
  • Mondo candido, 1975

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